Trump Inc’s reverse takeover of Republicans is complete
The US president also looks likely to be re-elected in 2020 in the absence of a recession – and a serious Democratic challenger
Even by Donald Trump’s standards, 2019 was a wild ride, with the US congress resembling nothing so much as a hapless rodeo rookie attempting to rein in a seething, angry president.
Congress may have won the battle to impeach Trump earlier this month, but it is likely to lose the war to have him removed. And the Democrats, who under House speaker Nancy Pelosi drove Trump’s impeachment, are also likely to lose the 2020...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
With any subscription you will have access to
Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps
Unlimited access to our eReader library
Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week
Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you
Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences
Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine
Maxwell trial reveals the dark side of the American dream
America is transfixed by the ‘trial of the century’, as the details revealed by those accusing Ghislaine Maxwell of sex trafficking and exploitation offer a rare insight into the secretive inner world populated by the upper echelons of American society
Race and right to bear arms hang heavy over trial of teen gunman
Seventeen-year-old Kyle Rittenhouse is in the dock for the shootings of three men during a riot in Wisconsin, but accusations of racial bias are flying thick and fast even before the proceedings begin
Bannon could embrace ‘martyr’ role as he defies House subpoena
The rabble-rousing former chief strategist to Donald Trump is refusing to cooperate with the authorities and may face criminal contempt charges as a result
Virginia governor race a straw in the wind for US midterms
The battle between Democrat Terry McAuliffe and Republican Glenn Youngkin to be the next governor of the eastern state is being seen as an early referendum on the ten-month-old presidency of Joe Biden